Whatever your interests, skills and availability, there are so many ways for you to be involved!
MONTHLY BOARD MEETINGS
All community members are welcome to attend monthly board meetings. Meetings are held in the new Saanich Neighbourhood Place building behind Pearkes Recreation Centre. Agendas are posted to this site a few days before the board meeting.
CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENT WORKING GROUP
Chair: Gabe Epstein
The purpose of this group is to act in support of GT parks, boulevards, gardens and waterways - be they managed or wild - and to address the impacts of climate change through mitigation and adaptation. Email to contact the GTCA for more details about the group.
LAND USE WORKING GROUP
Chair: Phil Lancaster
The purpose of this group is - amongst other things - to address, both reactively and proactively, all kinds of buildings, retrofits and new developments; to consider multimodal transportation and parking; and to promote the creation of new parks in our neighbourhood. For more details about the group, email the GTCA.
ARTS AND CELEBRATION WORKING GROUP
Chair: Reb Stevenston
The purpose of this group is to promote all things artistic in our neighbourhood - public art installations, performing arts, art shows etc. If you want to join others interested in the arts, email the GTCA for more details about the group.
FOOD RESILIENCE WORKING GROUP
Chair: Gabe Epstein
The purpose of this group is to promote activities that enhance the resilience of our local food system within the context of our changing supply chains and climate. For more details about the group, email the GTCA.
Are you an avid gardener and have an interest in meeting people and beautifying our neighbourhood? This group of dedicated individuals helps to plant and maintain the traffic circles and boulevards in our neighbourhood. To find out more email us.
If you are interested in meeting people from the neighbourhood and helping to organize and run fun community events, then email us here. Please let us know what you are interested in and we'll put you in contact with the right people.